5 Things Advertising People Secretly Love (But Won’t Admit)

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When it comes to working in advertising, there are many perks that almost anyone would enjoy: complimentary concerts, events, lunches, “business” trips. This job often includes happy hour drinks, a comfortable couch and many rounds of foosball. But amongst all … Continue reading

Ford to Cadillac – “It’s Not About Stuff”

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Well that didn’t take long. It looks like Ford is the first to strike with a response to Cadillac’s “Poolside” ad previously written about here. Ford has produced a hard-hitting ad that’s basic message is something like: “No. Stuff is not … Continue reading

You will NOT make it in advertising.

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Bet you’ve heard that one before or at least felt that way. If you haven’t, you’re either a genius or not working hard enough. Here’s the thing, advertising is a DAMN HARD industry to break into. Agencies don’t want you … Continue reading

Change. Passion. Resilience.

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“Never regret. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it’s experience” Today I’m here to tell you a story, a story about change, passion and resiliency. For me it was about my work and the impact I wanted to … Continue reading

I Want In : DBB Interview with Laurence Minsky [Part 2]

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Spring is here! And for some of us, we’re coming out of hibernation. So, were back with the second installment of  I Want In, featuring the author and creative marketing professional Laurence Minsky. DBB: Can I break in without going to … Continue reading

Milton Glaser on creativity

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Milton Glaser is a legendary designer and creative thinker. He’s famous for his I ❤ NY logo, co-founding New York Magazine and many others. Recently, he released a psychedelic poster for MAD MEN’s last season. I was intrigued by the … Continue reading

Apps Worthy Of Attention: Blippar

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It’s a fact that people are getting tired of old Joe Schmo print ads. How do you get your target audience attention? Boni-fied augmented reality! Blippar, is an ad platform that is now compatible for the wearable device Google glass. The … Continue reading

I Want In: DBB Interview with Laurence Minsky [Part 1]

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Valentine’s Day has just passed and here’s our way to show all our DBB readers some L-O-V-E. Introducing our new series entitled “I Want In”.  It will feature interviews and guest blog post, with tons of advice from top creative … Continue reading

My favorite Super Bowl Commercial this year

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It’s safe to say that this year, the super bowl was a bit… well, boring. The game was boring, the ads were good but not “OMG AMAZING GREAT” nope. not this year. However, there’s one commercial that surprised me in … Continue reading

In An Agency: Are we humans or robots?

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Everyone in an agency works hard. Each department needs to run like a well-oiled machine so that stuff gets done, deadlines are made and clients are happy. There are team meetings at all sorts of intervals (yearly, monthly, weekly, daily) … Continue reading